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Parq Vancouver - EVERYTHING IN ONE PLACE - is a new international entertainment destination, located in downtown Vancouver, featuring two luxury hotels (JW Marriott and the Douglas),  a 72,000-square-foot casino gaming floor, eight diverse restaurants and lounges, a 30,000-square-foot rooftop park, a tranquil Spa by JW, and Vancouver’s largest hotel ballroom.


JW Marriott

JW Marriott parq Vancouver is located in the city’s vibrant urban entertainment resort, Parq Vancouver. Crafted to meet LEED Gold standard and designed by acclaimed Studio Munge, our hotel features a collection of 329 exquisite guest rooms; including 44 suites, 3 luxury suites and a striking two-floor villa.


The Douglas

Urban, natural elements trim the hallways, leading to 188 attentively appointed rooms and suites, designed with careful consideration to the needs of the modern traveler. A curated collection of social spaces, including an exquisitely furnished lobby bar and one-of-a-kind sixth floor park, provoke memorable experiences and unite guests, making travel personal again.

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Due to hotels starting to sell out, here are some Airbnb listings for your consideration:

  • Vancouver downtown see here 

Getting here to the
VR/AR Global Summit

Sept 21 & 22, 2018

Parq Vancouver
39 Smithe St, Vancouver,
BC V6B 0R3, Canada


Airport Information

Attendees flying into Vancouver will arrive at YVR airport. The airport is located at 3211 Grant McConachie Way, Richmond.

More information about YVR airport transportation here.


From the YVR airport, it is a 30-40 min drive to the Parq Hotel. Guests can take the local Skytrain system to downtown or take a taxi.  Uber and Lyft are not currently available in Vancouver.



Convenient valet and self-parking amenities are available on-property 24 hours a day at Parq Vancouver for casino, hotel and restaurant guests. Pay parking is in effect at all times and operates on a pay-by-plate environment. Please be sure to remember your licence plate to register your vehicle and pay for parking.

More information about PARQ Vancouver Parking here.


Parking Rates

Self Parking on Non-Event Nights 3 hours: $5
Self Parking on Event Nights 5PM - 12AM: $25
12 hours (5AM - 5PM): $10
5AM - 12AM: $20
24 hours: $40

Valet Parking

3 hours: $17
6 hours: $35
6 hours - 24 hours: $45


Public Transportation

The Parq is easily walkable or accessible by bus from various points in the city.  It is a 12 minute walk from Stadium-Chinatown Station.


Bus Station

Pacific Central Station

Subway Station

Stadium–Chinatown Station
Yaletown Roundhouse Station